The Lloyds Bank - National Business Awards UK 2017

13th November 2018

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The Vonage Business Enabler of the Year Award

Do you provide a fantastic service, product or infrastructure for your customers or clients?

Has your company given your customers or clients a competitive advantage that has delivered more customers or clients for them?

This award celebrates businesses that help their customers or clients to increase sales and profitability through a competitive advantage, recognising the impact of ‘enablers’ that offer value beyond products, infrastructure and services. These businesses improve their customers’ or clients’ efficiency, develop their talent and diversity and implement catalysing innovation.

Judges will look for evidence of how the organisation’s product, service or infrastructure has enabled clients and customers to:

  • Increase their customers’/clients’ operational efficiency
  • Empower their customers’/clients’ employees to be more effective with a measurable impact on employee satisfaction
  • Generate increased revenue and profit for their customers/clients
  • Fix problems their customers’/clients’ didn't know they needed to fix
  • Increase their customers’/clients’ customer/client base or loyalty by delivering improved customer/client relationships
  • Reinvent and reinvigorate their customers’/clients’  brands, products or services
  • Improve the effectiveness of their customers’/clients’ leadership or management
  • Embed ethical or sustainable practices within their customers’/clients’ businesses

Core criteria Proportion of overall score

Growth: 10%

Innovation: 15%

Employee engagement: 15%

Customer service: 20%

Leadership: 15%

Ethics: 15%

Financial performance: 10%

Previous winners

Close Brothers Retail Finance - THE VONAGE BUSINESS ENABLER OF THE YEAR

THE JUDGES SAID

"The judges were pleased to award Close Brothers Retail Finance as the 2017 Business Enabler of the Year.

The team at Close Brothers Retail Finance conceived and delivered an innovative solutions that helped retailers improve revenues and profits by making products more accessible without sacrificing lending standards. The team demonstrated great commitment to their retail partners' success through creative financing solution and excellent client support, achieving strong growth for the company and its clients."

About the sponsor

 

Vonage (NYSE: VG) is a leading provider of cloud communications for business. 

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